The legal team representing the Justice for the 21 campaign says it will be a stain on the Government if families of the Birmingham Pub Bombing victims aren't given legal aid in the upcoming inquests.
Last month a coroner ruled there would be new inquests for victims of the 1974 bombings, but with the first hearings due in October, time is running out to pay for lawyers.
Today Hillsborough campaigner Louise Brookes met Pub Bombings campaigner Julie Hambleton in a show of solidarity. Chris Halpin reports.
A Hillsborough inquest lawyer is calling on the Home Office to finance the Birmingham pub bombings inquest.Read the full story ›
A decision is expected today on whether to open new inquests into the deaths of the 21 victims of the Birmingham pub bombings.Read the full story ›
Today is the deadline for West Midlands Police to hand over documents relating to the 1974 Birmingham Pub Bombings.Read the full story ›
A barrister representing West Midlands Police has told a hearing that the force has "no principled objection" to the original inquest into the Birmingham pub bombings reopening.
West Midlands Police have 'no principled objection' to resumption of Birmingham Pub bombings inquest says barrister representing them.
Barrister for W Mids Police says coroner Louise Hunt has no jurisdiction to resume Birmingham Pub bombings inquest based on current law
A decision will be made by the Senior Coroner for Birmingham and Solihull later this month.
A coroner will today hear a petition from relatives of people who died in the Birmingham Pub Bombings to re-open the original inquest.Read the full story ›
A memorial service has taken place to remember those killed and injured in the pub bombings in Birmingham 41 years ago today.
21 people died and hundreds were injured in the two bomb blasts, and no-one has been prosecuted for their involvement.
Today's service is also honouring those killed by terrorism around the world this year. Chris Halpin reports.
A vigil has been held to remember those killed and injured in the Birmingham pub bombings 41 years ago.Read the full story ›
Those affected by the 1974 Birmingham pub bombings will gather at Birmingham Cathedral later to mark the anniversary of the terror attacks.Read the full story ›
The long fight for justice for victims of the Birmingham Pub bombings continues and campaigners fighting for the case to be reopened were in Brussels today meeting members of the European Parliament.
Among them Julie Hambleton, who lost her 18-year-old sister Maxine in the attacks which killed 21 people in 1974. More than 40 years on the crime remains unsolved. Our political correspondent Alison Mackenzie reports